P.S. 150

  • P.S. 150 serves 188 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • P.S. 150 placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

P.S. 150 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 150's student population of 188 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 150 is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 150 is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#646 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
21%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
59%
43%
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Two or more races
9%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 150.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.600.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 150 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to P.S. 150 is Stuyvesant High School (0.2 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is I.S. 289 (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York I.S. 289
    Grades: 6-8 | 283 students
    0.2 miles
    201 Warren St
    New York, NY 10282
    (212)571-9268
    0.2 6-8 283
  • New York P.S. 234 Independence School
    Grades: K-5 | 642 students
    0.2 miles
    292 Greenwich St
    New York, NY 10007
    (212)233-6034
    0.2 K-5 642
  • New York P.S. 89
    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
    0.2 miles
    201 Warren St
    New York, NY 10282
    (212)571-5659
    0.2 PK-5 432
  • New York Stuyvesant High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3334 students
    0.2 miles
    345 Chambers St
    New York, NY 10282
    (212)312-4800
    0.2 9-12 3334
  • New York Broome Street Academy Charter High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 333 students
    0.4 miles
    121 Ave Of The Americas
    New York, NY 10013
    (212)453-0295
    0.4 9-12 333

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